New Jersey Creates Energy Resilience Bank to Develop and Harden Energy Assets of Critical Facilities | Cozen O’Connor – JDSupra

http://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/new-jersey-creates-energy-resilience-ban-93071/

One of the most important and sobering lessons learned in the wake of Superstorm Sandy was how susceptible New Jersey’s critical facilities, such as water and wastewater treatment centers, transportation centers, emergency shelters, and health care facilities are to major storm events and resulting energy disruptions. In order to combat similar widespread power losses and disruptions in critical services in the future, New Jersey is in the process of establishing the New Jersey Energy Resilience Bank (ERB) to encourage the development of distributed energy resources.

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